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dramatic video to show you now. a moment caught on drone video. a woman hiking with a group of friends in may which was recording as they jumped into a water fall when a flash flood suddenly appeared. her camera caught one of her friends struggling to hang on, then being swept away. the rest of the group scrambled to safety thinking he was lost. miraculously he surfaced. a rescue helicopter air lefted them all out of there. after falling through the roof of a burning home, a fire captain has hit a remarkable milestone. david muir has the story. captain pete dern climbing up the ladner fresno, california, about to vent the roof when it gives away, falling into the burning home. the screams, the people yelling save him. >> get him out! >> reporter: firefighters ripping down the garage door to get him out, racing had imto the
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hospital. in critical condition at first and prayers ever since from that firehouse. >> a leader and a good man. >> the first word that comes to mind is motivated. >> reporter: we have followed his motivation every step of the way, a determined father and husband. >> two, three, up. >> reporter: this was captain pete 105 days later walking again, his wife on the left, his daughter on the right. every step in the hallway celebrated. >> close your eyes. no cheating. >> reporter: his wife thanking the firefighters who have done shifts to make sure there is always someone there with him. >> thank you guys. >> reporter: look at this, captain pete ready to leave. 165 days, 5 1/2 months it, 50 nurses, seven doctors helping to treat him, thanking his team. >> i just appreciate all your work. >> reporter: and the message from his fellow firefighters. >> welcome home, pete. >> reporter: welcome home, captain pete. david muir, abc news, new york. >> he's waking up in his own
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home this morning for the first time. released last night. good moment there. >> absolutely. and coming up, it's time for throw back thursday. >> so today we'll look back at the very first iphone. " hype surrounding it and what, if anything, has changed since. you're watching "world news now."
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♪ >> this really make you feel old. it has been eight years since apple came out with its prized gadget the iphone. yesterday the big announcement that serves as a reminder the smartphone has come a long way. >> on this throw back thursday, when the first iphone went on sale. we want to see if you can pick out what has changed since then. abc's rhinowednesday from 2007. >> it is a little too soon to say if there's a verdict on the iphone itself. what we can say for sure is apple's marketing department has hit yet another home run. apple is hoping to sell 10 million of these little guys by 2008 and it felt like they sold almost that mm on day one. ii day finally arrived. at the appointed hour, the faithful streamed into apple stores across the country. in new york, some camped out for
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five days. in l.a., all that was missing was the red carpet aztecies strolled past cameras. in chicago, they had a new year's style countdown. >> three, two, one. >> reporter: in philadelphia, the mayor show odd up at 3:30 in the morning. >> i'm a little bit of a gadget junkie. >> there was even a line in little rock, arkansas. some people bought a spot. this man was selling his for $5,000. rick bernstein says this is nothing short of a religious experience for geeks. what are you thinking? >> honestly, i'm embarrassed. >> you should be. >> i am. but i am an apple freak and i need my iphone. this is it. >> reporter: he and the others finally got theirs after handing over $500 or $600, sometimes in cash all to take a an bite out of apple's newest gadget. >> see how ball of and small it is. >> reporter: some live websites
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featured live unwrappings as people open the most hyped electronic device in a generation. >> reporter: the iphone plays music, lets you browse the web and oh, yeah, you can even make a call with it. >> that was an interesting. >> all those years ago. i remember thinking way back when that i like having a separate phone and a separate ipod. now, not so. >> you're all about apple products. >> you're like the genius behind the products. >> i'm the guy at the genius bar. you come to me and i will tell you all i do not know. >> you helped tim cook, right? >> i was there for steve yobs jobs last presentation. >> your shoulders up high. proud to be at that. >> i this i that's about a b cup there. thanks, guys. >> oh, he's so funny. >> coming up, we are making muffins. >> okay. >> truth about the treat that
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♪ so for those of us on the go, finding food that satisfies and tastes good can be a challenge. >> muff fins are a favorite for any hour of the day, but the treat can have a lot more of what you don't want. abc's becky worley breaks it down for us from bottom to the muffin top. >> reporter: from a staple at your morning meeting to grab and go food at the coffee shop, but you're grabbing and going but doing yourself any favors. >> we bought muffins from
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starbucks, dunkin' donuts and costco and asked this nutritionist to give us a comparison. >> you're going to be so surprised. whoa. believe it or not, wait, this equates to that? >> in fact, these onion ranges have less fat than this muffin. this muffin weighs in at 32 grams of fat. >> there's also sugar in here, right. >> and a soda. now the playing feed is level. >> reporter: compared to store brought onions, the muffin has 32 grams of fat, 40 of sugar and 600 calories. >> that's a third of your food intake if you're a woman. the starbucks comes in at 380 calories with 16 grams of fat but 30 grams of sugar. from dunkin' donuts, this is their reduced fat muffin with the lowest at 10 grams but 40 grams of sugar and 410 calories. part of the issue is the size.
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40 years ago it was 1.5 ounces. this one from costco, the size wasn't posted on the box and i had to call and ask. one muffin is 5.75 ounces, almost four times the size of our '80s muffin. they say a serving is half a muffin. we contacted all three makers. starbucks told us we're committed to offering a wide variety of food in our stories. the blueberry muff if inis a customer favorite. dunkin' donuts offers better for you items. and costco declined to comment. becky worley, abc news, new york. >> that segment is such a buzz kill into it was a tradition in the nine-family household on saturday to get muffins. >> look how beautiful you turned out. >> might be talking english muffin. more news coming up.
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this morning on "world news now," a big city on edge. >> and shootings along busy highways in the past 11 days. could a serial shooter be taking aim at cars? the close causes for drivers and the new details overnight. major developments today in the case of a former white police officer caught on camera shooting a black man in the back as he ran away. the courtroom drama expected just hours from now. demanding justice. patients put through painful eye surgeries they did not need. the doctor who could be moving from the clinic to prison. and later, apple's big reveal from upgraded phones to changing the way america watches tv. there are incentives for you to sell back your old phone. it's thursday, september 10th. from abc, this is "world
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news now." >> good morning, everybody. we've made it to friday eve. >> we have. i'm reena ninan with kendis gibson joining us. >> we're paying attention to all the developments with apple yesterday. and you know, it sounded like a big thud. we'll get into the details. >> you're not. >> the reviews were not all that great. we're going to get started this half hour with the string of shootings that put drivers in the phoenix area on edge. >> after ten shootings along a busy freeway and another incident yesterday, police are asking commuters to look for anything or anyone suspicious. here's abc's brandi hitt. >> reporter: phoenix is a city on edge. the driver of this white pickup truck the latest hit with a projectile on interstate 10. officials are now investigating this case along with ten other incidents just in the last 11 days. >> that's terrorism. they're trying to frighten or kill somebody. >> reporter: the shooting spree started august 29th along this
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short eight-mile span of i-10 the major thoroughfare through phoenix, arizona. this police sergeant's window was struck. before that, a bullet went through this windshield injuring a 13-year-old girl and this tour bus was also targeted. >> i heard a loud bang. it startled me. >> reporter: a bullet hit a seat narrow little missing the driver who luckily was the only one on board. >> the person almost took me away from my family. >> i don't know if it's a copycat crime. there is no pattern for time. different days of the week, different hours of the day. >> reporter: luckily no one has been seriously shot or killed. reena and kendis. >> brandi hitt reporting from los angeles for us. a bond hearing scheduled today for the former south carolina police officer caught on camera fatally shooting an unpa armed black man in the back
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as he ran away. michael slatter's attorney claims he feared for his life. he says enhanced video showing the scuffle. adding that scott had traces it of alcohol in his system. he was 15 feet away when the first shot was fired and calling on the community to show up at today's hearing >> it is a sad day when they even think about letting mr. slager out on bond. >> police in the area have been briefed and are prepared to protect slager if he is released. they're bracing for 0 protests over the death of freddie gray a day after officials approved a $6.4 million settlement for his family. a judge is expected to decide if the trials of the six police officers charged should be moved out of baltimore. defense attorneys say the officers cannot get a fair trial in baltimore.
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experts believe the settlement could poison the jury pool. from las vegas, images of thankful british airway jet that burst into flames captured from inside the plane. a passenger was recording what he thought was a routine takeoff when sudden there was an explosion. here'sers abc's elizabeth hur. >> disaster averted. >> woo we are evacuating. >> reporter: passengers wasting no time calling for help and evacuating the plane. >> may day. may day. speed bird 2276 request fire services. >> reporter: emergency responders arrived on the scene win minutes transporting 14 passengers to a nearby hospital. >> all you could see was smoke and then all you could see was ash. >> reporter: 157 passengers and 13 crew members were on this
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flight in laeg bound for london' gatwick airport. according to experts, a mechanical failure could have caused the engine to explode, sending hot metal into the plane starting the fire. >> the fire you see in those pictures is already the airplane itself, not the engine that's on fire. after they put the fire out, you can see how close it came to penetrating into the cabin. it this could have been a serious serious accident. >> reporter: the crew now getting credit for saving the day and nearly 200 lives. officials say it could be sometime before we learn exactly what happened here. but what they can tell us, at this point, had this plane taken off while on fire, the result could have been catastrophic. elizabeth hur, abc news, new york. >> the head of philadelphia's fire department is promising action against a man using his phone behind the wheel. a woman claims the driver of the
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ambulance never put down his phone during the whole trip. they say the driver will be disciplined. a florida eye doctor on trial accuses of ripping off patients. prosecutors say the doctor not only lied but also performed up needed surgeries. here's mara schiavocampo. >> reporter: he's the florida eye doctor who could be seeing jailtime. facing 20 counts of medicare fraud. prosecutors saying dr. david ming upon lied to 250 patients to treat falsely diagnosed retinal diseases with laser treatments that were neither in medically necessary orendered. bringing in $7 million of medicare treatments. patients like 93-year-old world war ii veteran james allen. >> just greedy. i think he should go to jail. >> reporter: it's not the first time we've seen a doctor misdiagnosis patients. thisser? a michigan doctor was sentenced to 45 years in prison after
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pleading guilty to falsely diagnosing 550 patients with cancer and not only charging but also recommending unnecessary and potentially harmful treatments. officials say dr. upon's treatments did not harm his patients. now that trial getting under way. his lawyers saying he didn't break the law or defraud medicare. mara schiavocampo, abc news, new york. in political theater in washington over the iran nuclear deal. opponents were outside the capitol as they face most certain defeat on the issue in congress. president obama has enough votes to head off a blockage of the accord. among those speaking donald trump and ted cruz. >> also from washington, a former i.t. staffer for hillary clinton is expected to take the fifth today before a congressional committee looking into the attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi. brian paglyian know. the state department has failed to turn over nearly 70 pages of
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hillary clinton's e-mail documents as instructed by a federal judge to the "associated press." at least one official in texas says the take-down of a football referee should result in their entire team being suspended. the governor body of texas high school sports is questioning whether the team's copes should have done more tore calm emotions. there were punches thrown, late hits and ejections before the. accident. james blake demanding an apology this morning from the new york police department over an apparent case of mistaken identity. blake says he was thrown to the ground handcuffed and detained by five officers it outside a hotel yesterday for up to 15 minutes. police had mistaken him for a suspect in a cell phone purchasing scam. once he was identified and found to have nothing to do with the case, blake was released. >> it shouldn't have happened. it's something that we'll deal with the police and find out
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what they have to say internally and hopefully there's video of it and people can see what happened. an internal affairs investigation is under way. new york's police commissioner calling the incident disturbing. well, a brief sports with reena this morning. tom brady. the patriots opened defense of their super bowl title tonight. thank you for not putting any roman numerals after that. brady is back on the field. before the patriots take on the steelers, the team's new super bowl victory banner will be unveiled. roger goodell will not be at the game. i can't imagine he'd be getting a warm reception at the patrons games. >> you're well familiar with the rivalry between the steelers and the patriots into remind me again. >> and the teams the steelers and patriots. the hockey team. sorry. the new edition of the guinness book of world records is being
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published today and includes a great collection of the weird and wonderful. >> mama lew was at the launch in london showing off her ability to air a phone book in this half. warren the beagle who owned the record for most balls caught by a dog in one minute, none of those balls were defeated. >> and the world's fast everest tortoise is in there, too. birdie moves at just over half a-mile-an-hour. the previous record stood since 1977. how about the fastest man over 100 meters while wearing clogz. congrats to all of them. their mama's are proud. one town that's 58 letters along. imagine a forecaster trying to pronounce it. >> apple promising to change the way you watch tv. incentives for your old iphone. >> and a candid conversation
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time lapse video of the construction of a new visitors center at the flight 93 national memorial in shanksville,
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pennsylvania. the video is from earth cam. the visitor center is being dedicated and opened to the public today just a day before the 14th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. the film condenses more than 1800 days of construction into less than two minutes. i always think about that day. can't believe it's 14 years ago. what a great way to honor those folks who did die in that field in shanksville. >> absolutely. it's good to see they're getting that memorial. well overdue. our focus now on the issue of strained relations between police and communities they serve. improving those relations has proven to be a tough high risk priority task. >> george stephanopoulos sat down with former new york city police commissioner and abc news consultant ray kelly. we're up "up all nightline." >> reporter: once a cop, always a cop. ray has walked this beat his entire life from new york street kid to two terms as the police
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commissioner. this was your precinct. >> i used to work here as a blifr. >> reporter: kelly first became commissioner october of 1992. just a few months later. >> in new york city, a massive explosion beneath the twin towers of the world trade center. >> it appear that the explosion that occurred was in all likelihood the result of some type of explosive device. >> tell us about that. >> it was a real jolt. nobody anticipated it. should we have? probably. >> it could have been so much worse. >> the goal was to have one building go into the other building. that didn't happen this en. >> that's your second tour as commissioner. everything has changed. >> things having changed throughout the world. >> reporter: during your tenure as commissioner, the crime rate in new york city came down. you know the criticism of your stop and frisk approach to policing >> not everybody likes stop and
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frisk. if you go into communities of color, they're very much concerned about crime. crime rates are higher there. they want to be protected. it was lower than philadelphia and baltimore. >> just this spring, polls show the confidence in police overall in the country, lowest level they've been in 23 years. >> it's a real problem when you have incidents such as the horrific events that happened in north karlston, south carolina, where walter scott was gunned down by a police officer, these high profile events set us back quite a ways. >> when you ethese protests all across the country saying black lives matter and african-americans say to you, i'm sorry, i don't believe the police have our best interests at heart, what do you say? >> i think you have to work with the community. it's nos task. you have to reflect the community that you serve. >> for night line, george
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stephanopoulos in new york. >> so fascinating to hear ray kelly. >> his memoir out there week. coming up, iphone frenzy. apple's big reveal. their latest selection of products propsing to change the game yet again. you'll see what's new and improved. >> ahead in our next half hour, the kentucky clerk now out of jail vowing to head back to work. you're watching
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♪ that's our technology movie. >> is that what that music was? >> once again, apple promised to outdo itself announcing yesterday a slew of upgrades.
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>> not only upgrades but new and improved products according to apple. neal karlinksky was there for the unveiling. >> it was the new apple tvceo tim cook seed most excited about. >> the television experience has been virtually standing still today. >> we are going to do something about that. >> the new black box puts games and other apps on your television and a new way of searching, just your voice. show me schwarzenegger movies. look at that, it works. you can call up a grid of every baseball game being played go directly to any game or see stats as you watch. there's the ipad pro, their biggest ever, the flu iphones include 3-d touch. the phone senses how hard you press to bring up other options.
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none of these are cheap is why a slew of companies are anxious to buy your old phone. gazelle and glide offering an anywhere from $20 to $485. of all the big announcements the one thing people consistently say they want the most. longer battery life for their phones. neal karlinksky, abc news, san francisco. so you weren't too excited by all the changes. >> i wasn't. a lot of people watching it yesterday weren't all that wowed by all of the improvements. yes, there's a new improved camera for the iphone. >> you've had a range of different phones, right? >> right. >> 19 2. >> that's what i'm rocking today. >> you look like -- >> i'm thinking of upgrading to star tech. >> you look like the millionaire from monopoly. >> if only i had the bucks. i like it, guys. coming up, the broadcaster
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this crest toothpaste is superior in five areas. great checkup. ¤3+ welcome back. now it's time for "the mix." 2 is a tough age for kids. >> i know this. >> you sometimes can't knock sense into them. they call it the terrible twos for a reason. here's a little meltdown between daddy and a 2-year-old. >> you don't have a boyfriend. >> you don't have a boyfriend. >> i do. >> you're not allowed to have a boyfriend. >> i do. >> isn't that cute? that's chelsea kirkland. her daddy said she's not allowed to have a boyfriend till she's 50. but she says she does. >> 2 years old. just imagine the tween years when all those fellows come knocking. >> they grow up early, these kids. >> too early. so it's tough for us in the news business to even pronounce
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new jersey or the simple things. ohio. >> reena ninan be. >> exactly. >> our own names. >> this guy, the weather guy in the uk, he took on a challenge yesterday. the longest name of a town in all of europe. and he look at it. it's 58 letters. >> that's a real town? >> yes. >> that's a real name. >> who houfl do you pronounce that. >> just up the road from llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogery chwyrndrobwllllanty siliogogogoch. the temperature got to 21 celsius. just up the road from llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogery chwyrndrobwllllanty siliogogogoch, the temperature got to 21 celsius. >> but screwed up on the computer. >> the prompter. my favorite part about that is after he conquers it, wait for the smile like yeah, i'm nailing this. i did it. >> that's impressive. >> it is very impressive. >> i practiced it.
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it didn't work out. >> we're not going to test you on that one then. horses may know a thing or two about love we could learn from. gentlemen folk could learn from this one. the horse bringing his girlfriend some hay. >> ah. >> and as a typical woman, she just looks ungrateful. >> and then the sexy music. >> we have no idea if this led to any horseplay. >> looks like the quiet storm. led to horseplay. we will find out in in six to nine months. i don't think how long it takes. your moment of zen. moment of zen. some folks in australia took a drone into the western waters there, and got these dolphins as they're playing in the waves there into beautiful scene. >> beautiful scene indeed. >> that's the news for this half
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this morning on "world news now," airline inferno. exclusive pictures taken inside a jumbo jet. erupting into flames. new details about the investigation and the frantic evacuation. >> political platform. the republican rivals, donald trump and ted cruz on the same stage. opposing the iran nuclear deal. their comments getting worldwide attention. >> and new this half hour. no women allowed. >> punishment for an old fashioned barber shop where a woman was refused a haircut. did the barber deserve a fine. and the baddest woman around, ronda rousey wants to take her rowdiness to hollywood. the movie remake she's ready to launch. it is thursday, september 10th. from abc news, this is "world news now." >> yeah. >> good morning. i'm reena ninan.
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>> i'm kendis gibson. thank you for joining us on this thursday. >> i was asking the question, was it helen mirren who starred in "the queen." i loved that movie. >> it was great. she starred in the queen on broadway, as well. >> i forgot about that. very good call. a great piece by linsey davis out in london right now, a very special anniversary for the queen. >> absolutely. the queen now the longest reigning british monarch. we begin this half hour with the stunning new images we're getting from las vegas showing just how close that passenger jet came to disaster. >> the fire in the engine spreading quickly burning through the skin of the plane. one passenger seated just behind that wing recording it all. here's abc's matt gutman. >> reporter: exclusive new video from inside the plane. you can hear the engine blow. moments later, flames shooting through that sooty smoke. >> ladies and gentlemen, please remain seated. >> reporter: even as flight attendants try to calm
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panicking passengers. and then the panicked exodus out of that crippled plane. just minutes earlier on tuesday, flight 2276 to london taxis for takeoff. 170 passengers and crew on board. just seconds before it goes airborne, the plane slamming to a halt, swallowed in flames and smoke. eyewitnesses say one of the pilots walks out of the cockpit to see for himself. >> he just was like, evacuate! everybody evacuate now. >> we are evacuating on the runway. we have a fire. i repeat, we are evacuating. >> reporter: just two minutes after the call, fire crews arrive, blasting water onto the plane. passengers flopping onto emergency chutes. you can see them scampering down the runway. >> is everybody okay? >> reporter: sally dewhurst says she was the first one down the emergency slide. >> almost like a river of fire coming at the ramps. >> reporter: 27 people treated for minor injures. including the pilots, hailed as heroes tonight. >> everybody's good. thank you.
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>> reporter: these ins show that molten pieces of the engine shot towards the fuselage. >> if the fire trucks hadn't been there be, if the fire had been able to build and gotten near the fuel thanks where people couldn't have gotten out and maybe had come through the cabin wall, this could have been very serious. >> reporter: aviation experts telling us had the pilots noticed the fire a couple of seconds later, they may not have been able to abort the takeoff meaning they would have had to have lifted off with the wing on fire, a very different outcome. >> we move now to california where a first date turned to tragedy in the moun:5 los angeles. a powerful rainstorm triggered flash flooding and trapped a young couple hiking the trails. they held hands trying to cross out of the runoff. two sheriff's deputies heard the woman calling for help and rescued her. but her companion was swept away. searchers found his body several hours later. a fast and furious rainstorm set off flash flooding in parts of new york city, swamping this neighborhood on staten island. streets turned to rivers
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trapping drivers in cars. neighbors blame poor drainage in the area. and with heavy rain in the forecast, today, this could all happen yet again. >> this morning's commute could be tense for thousands on the roadways around phoenix. police investigating a possible serial shooter after ten suspicious incidents in the past ten days. the bus you're seeing here was apparently targeted. >> heard a loud bang. it startled me. >> that's terrorism. they're trying to frighten or kill somebody. >> the good news, no one has been seriously hurt, but officials say it could be just a matter of time. the former south carolina police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black man may get out of jail today. michael slager's attorney says fbi enhanced video shows a violent scuffle between the officer and walter scott. he added scott had traces of cocaine and alcohol in his system. his family points out he was at
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least 15 feet away when the first shot was fired. they're calling on the community to show up at today's hearing. and we now know that the suburban chicago police lieutenant killed last week died of a single gunshot wound. the coroner conducting the autopsy on joe gliniewicz did not say where the 52-year-old was shot. the death has not yet been classified as a homicide and details about how gliniewicz was killed are being kept under wraps right now. investigators are checking for a match on dna found at the scene that did not wrong in gliniewicz. vice president joe biden says the u.s. plans to meet with israeli leaders to discuss how israel can maintain its military advantage in the middle east. there's growing concern among american jews over the iran nuclear deal. that deal also the focal point of demonstrations in washington yesterday. here's karen travers. >> reporter: an unusual sight on capitol hill. two republican presidential rivals sharing the same is taken, rallying against the iran
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nuclear agreement. front-runner donald trump. >> i've been doing deals for a long time. that's what i do. never ever, ever in my life have i seen any transaction so incompetently negotiated as our deal with iran. >> reporter: the businessman was invited by his fellow presidential contender senator ted cruz. >> this iranian nuclear deal is catastrophic. >> inside the capital, lawmakers began debating the deal. >> this is probably the biggest foreign policy issue we're going to deal with during our time here in the united states senate. >> reporter: but all that fiery rhetoric may be a waste of time. enough senate democrats have come out in support of the nuclear agreement to block the republican disapproval measure, a big win for the white house. hillary clinton said she supports the agreement as part of a broader strategy for iran. is it perfect? well, of course, not.
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no agreement like this ever is. but is it a strong agreement? yes, it is and we absolutely should not turn it down. >> reporter: but she stressed if elected president to protect the u.s., military action would be an option. congress has till september 17th to vote on the agreement but the drama is essentially over. >> our thanks to karen now. the pope's upcoming visit to the u.s. an openly gay catholic man has from, virginia has been personally invited by the white house to see pope francis. aaron ledesma writes a blog called the guy clath catholic. he wrote a letter to the white house website and was surprised to get a phone call. if he gets a chance to talk to the pope, he knows exactly what he's going to say. >> i would tell the holy father how much it means to see someone you are loved. you are supported. it's a misconception. you can absolutely be catholic and be gay. >> many americans are clamoring to see the pope.
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in philadelphia, 10,000 tickets to attend the pope's mass along the city's franklin parkway were claimed in just 30 seconds. >> wow, incredible. >> exciting. >> i was surprised to learn they're reading the letters from the white house website. so the they pay attention. >> they react. >> got something, better write in. >> send your grievances to the >> not to us, please. >> the nationwide salmonella outbreak linked to cucumbers has unfortunately claimed another life. a texas woman is the second victim. public health investigators found several veins of salmonella grown in mexico and distributed by a california company. so far more than 340 cases. the outbreak reported in 30 states. chain restaurants here in new york city will soon post warnings about salt. the board of health unanimously passed the first in the nation order, the warning must be posted along any menu item that contains more than the recommended daily amount of
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salt. that would be 2300 mill grasp, that's about a teaspoon. the warning, a salt shaker in a black triangle will appear on menus beginning december 1. this is good. what a great idea. salt can be such a dettory emt to their health. >> it is. new york. big brother once again. okay, so get this, this is exciting news i guess. a marijuana discount of sorts in colorado next wednesday has legal pot sellers stocking up. >> are you excited about this one? >> it's high time. you're in colorado. an unusual colorado tax law means all statetachs on pot will be suspended for a day. officials say that is could cost the state up to $4 million. this weed won't be completely tax free. taxes and other costs will still apply. the one-day break will mean a $20 discount off an ounce of high quality weed. basically like an hour's supply for most people. next, beer brewed with sriracha sauce.
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the angel city brewery has created spicy and salty variations of what they call srirachalatte there's lime use, agave, pickled banana. they suggest drinking it over ice and enjoy downing that. >> we've already told you about the pumpkin spiced lattes back at starbucks. so is pumpkin sandwiches. >> it's being sold in japan, the sandwiches stuffed with a certain type of japanese pumpkin that's been boiled along with let it us and tomato. >> a mix of honey, soy, milk, cream cheese and almonds for less than 4 bucks. it's a shame they don't deliver. what's that, doesn't go to japan. >> or uber are delivery? >> they're serving pumpkin lattes up in the newsroom. >> nice, good deal. >> coming up in "the skinny," could there be big competition involving taylor swift and katy
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talk, as well. after he turned away a female customer, the pennsylvania bureau of professional and occupational affairs fined him $750 for gender discrimination. >> i'm not as opposed to doing a woman's hair. just not in this shop. i want to open up a shop to cater to them. no men will be allowed there and they'll have all the champagne and mimosas they want. that will be on the house. >> you can buy a mimosa. >> why can't a woman e was compelled to serve both genders and doesn't expect to see women rushing to his shop now but he's going to be a gentleman and he's going to pay the fine. >> very interesting. i never thought about going into a barber shop as a woman to get a haircut. i could see why a barber shop indicators to men and does men's haircuts better than women, right? >> yes, it's okay. we can do a little separation that the point. >> by the way, i love your haircut.
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>> thank you. there are some developments on the kentucky story we've been following all this week. we're talking about the county clerk who went to jail for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. she's heading back to work. >> when she returns to the office on monday, she could be in for an unpleasant surprise from one of the deputy clerks. abc's alex perez is there. >> reporter: kim davis spending her first day out of jail at home. releasing this picture saying she's reading the hundreds and hundreds of fan letters she's received. saying she's happy god's people are not huddled up in a corner but are standing strong. she was released tuesday, after six days behind bars after refusing to issue same-sex couples marriage licenses. walking out to "eye of the tiger." ♪ rising up >> reporter: getting a hero's welcome from throngs of support others rallied by gop presidential hopeful mike huckabee. >> reporter: word the rock group
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survivor is suing mike huckabee for unauthorized use of their song. judges ordered davis not to interfere with her deputy clerks who started issuing marriage licenses to all couples when she was detained. the deputy clerk handling marriage licenses say he would continue to issue the licenses even if davis ordered him to stop. davis is expected back to work on monday. alex perez, moorhead, kentucky. >> a big day come monday there. coming up, finally, the reason for the beef between katy perry and taylor swift. >> and ronda rousey's next challenge. >> the "skinny" up next. "world news now" continues
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♪ ♪ skinny, so skinny >> okay, so first up on this thursday morning in "the skinny," the baddest woman on this planet right now. >> we're talking of course, about ronda rousey, mma superstar reportedly set to star in a remake of the 1989 movie "roadhouse" which at the time starred patrick swayze. >> in the original, you may recall swayze played a bar bouncer who proved himself as a skilled fighter which is probably why studio execs are looking at one of the best pound for pound fighters on the planet for the rebooted role. >> she called the roadhouse role a great opportunity to have the
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opportunity to pay respect to the late actor. rousy had parts in "furious 7," "expendables 3," "entourage." but this would be her biggest role so far. katy perry cemented her status as one of the biggest stars in the world. take a look. here she is in front of the chinese theater in hollywood with her hands immortalized. >> it was a festive occasion as perry's best friend jeremy scott also got the cement treatment. and that's a low cut dress, isn't it? >> hello. >> hello, good morning. well, this makes them the first fashion designer to be there. someone that you can best that the wasn't there though, t. swift, taylor. >> music industry source ratcheted up their supposed feud by saying taylor is "obsessed with beating her pop rival's record." page 6 reports smith wants seven number one singles from her album "199," and currently has three. >> katie is tied with michael jackson for that record, having scored five number one singles
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from her album "teenage dream." they've got bad blood. >> next, a hollywood "a" lister backing -- heading back to the classroom. >> actor and director james franco announcing by instagram he will teach a film class at palo alto high school, his alma mater. the lucky students who participate will even get a chance to make a movie with him. >> he has previously lectured classes at nyu and ucla but his acting career has not been without controversy. in 2011, a professor claims he was fired for giving the actor a d for missing classes. the actor admitt playing hooky. he was filming 127 hours, a movie that earned him an oscar nomination. >> where were these folks when i was in college. i would have loved to have taken a course. >> from james franco. it would have been pretty cool. he's pretty good at the selfie game.
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that's all i want to learn from him. >> there are now selfie classes in college. >> are there? >>
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♪ i forgot what park that is, hyde or green park. >> i don't know. >> it is london. >> it's jolly good. >> it is, absolutely. >> finally this half hour, we travel across the pond, of course, where the queen is marking a major milestone. >> she reigned for 23,227 days. longest in history. abc's linsey davis is in london for the celebration and royal
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retrospective. >> reporter: a royal celebration fit for a queen. queen elizabeth ii becoming the longest reigning british monarch surpassing her great, great grandmother queen victoria. queen elizabeth made it clear she didn't want a fuss. instead, it's business as usual as she marked the milestone in scotland where she and prince phillip inaugurated a new train. >> inevitably a long life can pass by many milestones. my own is no exception. >> reporter: the rest of the country paying tribute. my whole life whether it's been long or short shall be devoted to your service. >> reporter: she became queen at 25 when her father died unexpectedly. from truman to obama, from winston churchill to cameron, she's outlasted 12 u.s. presidents, 12 prime ministers and seven popes. so we're in the quadrangle right in the center of buckingham
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palace where 21 pictures are on exhibit of the queen's rain. through it all, prince philip has been right at her side. >> all too often, i fear prince philip has had to listen to me speaking but he has been my strength and stay all these years. >> after 63 years, the monarchy now stronger than ever. linsey davis, abc news, london. >> you know, she's survived three assassination attempts we've known of. what i found interesting is during her diamond jubilee people said she would turn to prince philip when she finds something interesting and say you should try to google that phillip. of course, i know what she knows. >> we're off to kensington palace. >> we're off to high tea. hi, anne.
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making news in america this morning, high alert. drivers on edge. a possible serial sniper taking aim. another incident under investigation. the new warning from authorities. breaking overnight, nearly 100,000 people forced to evacuate. homes floating down walls of water and massive landslides as well. wiping out neighborhoods. the incredible images coming in right now. under investigation, a young boy in an ambulance on his way to the hospital. the paramedic caught texting behind the wheel. sailing away directly into a waterspout. well, good thursday morning. it could be a tense commute for drivers in the phoenix area. >> polic


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